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INDEPENDENCE – The Mustangs girls basketball team hosted the Benton Community Bobcats (8-4) last Friday night and the Bobcats left with a 61-26 win.

OSAGE – The Mustangs traveled to Osage for a six team round-robin duals event. The host team, Osage is ranked No. 2 in Class 2A and Independence is ranked No. 8. Southeast Polk is the top rank…

FAIRBANK – The Jesup boys basketball team traveled to Class 1A- No. 9 Ranked Wapsie Valley (9-2) on Friday night for a rematch of a track meet they had back on December 4th. Wapsie would win t…

VAN HORNE – The Mustangs boys basketball team moves to 6-5 on the season with a big road win at Benton Community (0-12) last Friday night.

Coralville’s Xtream Arena to host 2021 girls’ state wrestling tournament. A two day tournament (Jan 22-23), which is sponsored by the Iowa Wrestling Coaches and Officials Association. 554 girl…

WINTHROP – The East Buchanan Buccaneers girls basketball team got back on the winning track after a couple tough losses — A three point loss to Alburnett and a 4-point loss at Central City. Th…

INDEPENDENCE – The 2020 volleyball program held its end-of-season banquet on Sunday, January 10, in a small gathering at Independence Junior/High School. The Mustangs finished 25-8 on the season.

WINTHROP – Is a Buccaneer a Pirate? Or a Pirate a Buccaneer? Any who, the 17th Century Buccaneers were known for being sharpshooters, but on Tuesday night the Pirates of Alburnett outshot the …

SUMNER – The Jesup girls’ basketball team traveled to Sumner to take on the Cougars of Sumner-Fredericksburg (9-4) on Tuesday night in a NICL Conference battle. These two teams met up in Jesup…

WINTHROP – The East Buchanan boys basketball team hosted the Alburnett Pirates (6-5) in a Tri-Rivers West tilt. The season continues to be tough on the young Buccaneer team as Alburnett jumped…

SUMNER – Jesup boys basketball improves to 8-3 on the season with a double-overtime win against a very good Sumner-Fredericksburg (4-7) team. Don’t let the record fool ya. The Cougars are a be…

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